2021 CIVIL LITIGATORS UPDATE
Live Simulcast Seminar
ITEM #:  2035132101   |   EVENT CODE:  339280    |   CREDIT STATUS:  APPROVED
MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

ONLINE

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

8:55 AM - 12:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE ONLY – NO IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE
In-Person Passholders – You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

2021 Civil Litigators Update

New Rules, Cases and Developments


Veteran trial and appellate litigator, David Herr and outstanding lawyer, Erica Holzer, chair a roster of highly respected litigators in this fast-paced course of the latest cases and developments significant to YOUR civil litigation practice.

Topics at this course include:

  • New Minnesota and Federal Rules
  • Significant New Cases Every Litigator Needs to Know
  • Litigating in a Pandemic
  • New Developments in Ethics and Professional Responsibility


See also:

Civil Litigation Outlook – Hot Topics in 2021

8:25 – 8:55 a.m.
JOIN ONLINE


8:55 – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome
– David F. Herr, Course Co-Chair; Maslon LLP; Minneapolis
– Erica A. Holzer, Course Co-Chair; Maslon LLP; Minneapolis


9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
New Minnesota and Federal Rules
Recent developments relating to the Minnesota Civil Rules, General Rules of Practice and Rules of Civil Appellate Procedure, and their federal counterparts, including a focused look at the most recent amendments.
– Jevon C. Bindman; Maslon LLP; Minneapolis


9:45 – 9:50 a.m.
BREAK


9:50 – 10:35 a.m.
Significant New Cases Every Litigator Needs to Know
An insightful case law update covering Minnesota and Federal decisions in 2020 and early 2021 significant for civil litigation practice.
– Michael M. Sawers; Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP; Minneapolis


10:35 – 10:40 a.m.
BREAK


10:40 – 11:25 a.m.
Litigating in a Pandemic
Update from Minnesota’s State Court Administrator on remote hearings and trials, developments in e-filing and access, rule changes, and more.
– Jeffrey G. Shorba; Minnesota State Court Administrator; Saint Paul


11:25 – 11:30 a.m.
BREAK


11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
New Developments in Ethics and Professional Responsibility 
.75 ethics credit applied for
Recent ethics and attorney discipline matters affecting civil litigators, and developments in Minnesota legal malpractice cases.
– Aram V. Desteian; Bassford Remele; Minneapolis
– Kevin P. Hickey; Bassford Remele; Minneapolis

LIVE WEBCAST
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Attend online

REPLAYS
There are no replays.

$155 MSBA members / $155 paralegals / $175 standard rate

Other discounts that may apply:

Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 3.0 CLE credits, including .75 ethics credit. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 3.0 credits.

Minnesota CLE also has applied to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 3.0 civil trial specialist credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

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